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Research Article by Dr. Mitomo

A research article by Dr. Hideyuki Mitomo (Hokkaido University Unit) has been published in a British journal “Impact.” The article can be read from here.

GSS Seminar on February 12, 2020

Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. Title: Quantitative Bond Scission in Fracture of Soft Materials Lecturer: Dr. Costantino Creton

GSS Seminar on January 21, 2020

Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. Title: Recent Advancementsin Diffusing-Wave Spectroscopy for Polymer Dynamics: High Frequency Microrheologyand Dynamic Mapping Lecturer: Dr. Tetsuharu Narita

GSS Seminar on January 14, 2020

Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Time: 15:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. 15:00 – 16:00 “Fracture of Viscoelastic Solids” By Dr. Wei Hong 16:00 – 17:00 “The Single Filament Fragmentation Test” By Dr. Chung-Yuen Hui

Press Release: Bio-inspired hydrogel can rapidly switch to rigid plastic

Hokkaido University has issued a press release on a new gel showing an instant thermal stiffening. The study was conducted by Dr. Nonoyama and Dr. Gong and their colleagues. For details, please check the full press release on Hokkaido University website below: Bio-inspired hydrogel can rapidly switch to rigid plastic Japanese Press Release

Press Release: Getting glued in the sea

Hokkaido University has issued a press release on a new underwater adhesive. The study was conducted by Dr. Gong and her team. For details, please check the full press release on Hokkaido University website below: Getting glued in the sea Japanese Press Release

GSS Seminar on November 18, 2019

Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Monday, November 18, 2019 Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. Title: Biomimetic Materials for Protein and Cell Delivery Lecturer: Dr. Yong Wang, Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering Pennsylvania State University

The 7th International Life-Science Symposium on November 1, 2019

The 7th International Life-Science Symposium (ILSS) will be held as below. The ILSS is a symposium organized by IGP (International Graduate Program) doctoral courses students with the support of Hokkaido University and Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education (GI-CoRE), and it aims to give young researchers the opportunity to present their work to an read more

GSS Seminar on September 19, 2019

Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019 Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. Title: Water Content and Lubricity of Aqueous Gels Lecturer: Dr. Angela Pitenis, Assistant Professor, Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara